NEWPORT, R.I. – Registration for Salve Regina’s 11th annual mansion Run 5K run and fun walk is now open at www.salve.edu/run.
Open to the general public, the Mansion Run starts and finishes on the university’s historic Bellevue Avenue/Ochre Point campus. It will be held on Saturday, Sept. 25 at 8:30 a.m., as part of the university’s Fall Festival weekend festivities.
The road race annually attracts several hundred participants. A total of $1,300 in cash will be awarded to the top male and female finishers in several age categories.
The U.S.A. Track & Field-sanctioned 3.1-mile course weaves participants in a scenic tour past many Gilded Age mansions.
Registrations cost $20, with discounts available for teams and for currently enrolled Salve Regina students. Long-sleeved Mansion Run T-shirts are guaranteed for the first 400 paid registrants.
For more information, contact Matt Boxler at 401-341-2156.